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KSB Gets Naming Rights for Rooms at SVCC Medical Education

KSB Gets Naming Rights for Rooms at SVCC Medical Education

Over the years, Sauk Valley College has gained a reputation for being the place where many people have began their medical career, especially in nursing. In about three weeks, nursing and rad tech students will be attending their pinning ceremony. Dr. Lori Cortez of SVCC said their programs really draw in a wide range of…

Reagan Boyhood Home Continues to be Top Draw

Reagan Boyhood Home Continues to be Top Draw

The Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home continues to be one of, if not the top tourist draw to the Sauk Valley. The home reopened for this season earlier this month. Director Pat Gorman said the challenge for the home is to keep making improvements and changes.  One of the changes this year is the addition of…

One Person Injured in Roll-over Accident

One Person Injured in Roll-over Accident

Just before 8pm Wednesday Ogle County Deputies responded to a one vehicle roll-over accident. After a short investigation it was learned that a vehicle driven by 36 year old Magdalena De La Cruz- Herrera of Kingston was eastbound on IL 38 when she lost control as she attempted to pass other vehicles.   Deputies say the…

Dixon Park District Invites Public Out to Help Clean Up Lowell Park

Dixon Park District Invites Public Out to Help Clean Up Lowell Park

The Dixon Park district is inviting the public to join them this Saturday, April 27th at Lowell Park to help clean up one of Dixon’s favorite Parks! From 10am – 1pm the district needs your help with picking up the trash, sticks, and clearing debris from any of the paths, roadways, shelters, etc. Not only…

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Pink reveals she and her husband have been in couples counseling for 17 years

Pink reveals she and her husband have been in couples counseling for 17 years

Michael Tran/FilmMagicPink and her husband Carey Hart have had many ups and downs in their relationship, but these days, they seem to be pretty solid, as they parent their two children Willow and Jameson.  Now, Pink is opening up about why the two have been able to stick together all these years: therapy. In a…

Taylor Swift’s biggest influences? Two cats and a Beatle

Taylor Swift’s biggest influences? Two cats and a Beatle

Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for TIMETaylor Swift is a role model to millions of fans worldwide, but in a new video she made for TIME, she gushes about the person who she calls HER role model: former Beatle Paul McCartney:  Asked to name her three biggest influences, Taylor says the social networking site Tumblr is #3,…

Stop telephonin’ me: Lady Gaga reportedly told ex “not to contact her” anymore

Stop telephonin’ me: Lady Gaga reportedly told ex “not to contact her” anymore

Michael Kovac/Getty Images for ELLE MagazineStop callin’, stop callin’, she doesn’t wanna talk anymore. A source tells Us Weekly that Lady Gaga’s ex-fiance Christian Carino hasn’t been able to leave her alone since the breakup. “She’s been hounded by Christian,” the source says. “She told him not to contact her.” Another source tells Us that…

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